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By Bruce Grant MELBOURNE UNIVERSITY PRESS, THIRD EDITION, 1996 248 PAGES “Contemporary history is hard to write with assurance.” This is the opening statement in Bruce Grant’s chapter on “future” in Indonesia . Recent events in that country would certainly support Grant’s assertion. The book was first published in 1964 and this edition, while extensively revised, retains the readability and sympathy for its subject that made the original version a success. Although Indonesia is...